TITLE

In War, Journalists Become Part of the Problem

AUTHOR(S)
Hedges, Chris
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2003, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Excerpt
ABSTRACT
Presents excerpts from the text of a speech given by Chris Hedges on March 13, 2003, which deals with the subject of journalists' role in war coverage.
ACCESSION #
10194217

 

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